My Super Sexy Work Batching System

Lord help me, I need to cross things off the list. I have my daily list going constantly, tasks from emails I read, etc all go here. At the end of the day I delegate or dump them back into my project management software. If you don’t use software, at the end of the day start a clean list for the next day…

How To Tell If Someone Is Truly Organized

There are times in our lives when we have to depend on people (true story). More often than not, we need them to be organized and not just the canned "I am dependable, organized and a team player" kind of organized, but in the way that life throws constant shit at you and they can keep the fort handled kind of organized. (You can tell I am interviewing, can't you?) 

Here are 4 ways I can tell if someone is organized. 

With Success Comes The "Life-Sucking-Bottom-Feeder"

Ok, the title is a little over dramatic but I wanted to write an advice piece for new business owners and professionals who are kicking ass in their business and starting to get recognition for the thousands of hours of work. For some people this takes years (I’m under this category) and other people months (my dear friend *Ashley* is my example here). 

7 Tips on How to Pack Like a Boss A** Lady

I truly believe traveling is a huge and fulfilling part of life! How can I understand the world around me if I have no outside perspective? THAT being said, I am a total girl when it comes to needing to look fabulous while traveling. BUT everyone is always surprised when I bring one under packed medium-sized bag and a small wheeled carry-on. 

Here, my dear, are the 7 tips on how I pull this shit off! 

Review of the “Certified Networker” Course by the Referral Institute

If there is one thing I’ve learned lately is that investing in yourself, your skill set and being a life long learner can really pay off. This doesn’t mean that signing up for 10 paid coaching programs, 17 networking worships and 30 free webinars are going to best for you. First you have to decide what’s important to you, and what you are willing, or able, to pay. The concept “You get what you pay for” rings true for many education programs.

It's Almost 2016 You Gorgeous Thing!

The countdown is on and 2016 is barreling at us at full speed. I happen to LOVE Christmas. The lights, making my house look like a Macy’s window display and stacks of presents are a few of my favorite things. I got to open fabulous gifts like Kate Spade Travel Wallets and Givenchy earrings but before I got everything put away, I want you to do something with me, ok?

How to Write Your Mission Statement in 5 Steps

A mission statement is one of the most important steps in creating and running your business. While it should be one of the first steps, if you have been in business a while you can always start fresh today by writing one. Why is a mission statement so important? Two reasons: first, it forces you to focus on the who (target market), what (value you are offering) and how (how do you deliver said value) of your business; secondly, it allows you to easily explain what it is you do and who you do it for in sales situations. 

The Real Secret To Doing It All

There is this beautiful imagery floating around about the perfect woman. She cooks, cleans, looks sexy as hell, raises 10 kids, does PTA and helps at bake sales. She also is a wonderful, supportive wife and runs a business or manages a profession, and does it well. 

How does she do it all? How does she balance all of these things?